Jean Porter

Obituary of Jean Porter

Jean Porter (87), beloved wife of Ron for 67 years, passed peacefully October 17, 2021 in her home with her husband by her side. Jean will be remembered with great adoration for her big heart, generous nature, and infectious smile. She was known for many skills, some of which included being a masterful seamstress, award winning floral designer, and avid gardener. One of her greatest honors was to serve as President of the North York Horticultural Society. Preceded in death by her daughter Shirley Porter, she will be missed greatly by her two sons Graham (Sylvia) and Jeffery (Lori) Porter, and daughter Patricia (Greg) Waud. Grandchildren Danielle (Andy), Lindsay (Gus), Rene, Kyle (Natalie), Heather, Michael, Jack, and Sydney. Great-grandchildren Braydon, Michael, Carter, Robert, Owen, Ben, Miles and her parrot Corky. A Celebration of Life will be held Friday October 21st at R.S. Kane Funeral Home located at 6150 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ont M2M 3W9. Visitation will begin at 10am with a chapel service to follow at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations to North York General Hospital Foundation would best honor her memory. Condolences may be made at